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The 20/1.7 blows me away...

Discussion in 'Native Lenses' started by gusmur, Mar 21, 2011.

  1. gusmur

    gusmur Mu-43 Regular

    45
    Jun 22, 2009
    Toronto, Canada
    Hi,
    I cannot contain my enthusiasm for this amazing lens!!
    Mounted on my G1, it reminds me of my old Contax G1, with its 45mm prime; but the IQ of this new combo is even better!!
    The improvement over the already good 14-45 and 45-200 is astounding!!
    You're right, I LOVE my new 20!!...it has found a permanent home on the G1.
    Hope you enjoy this sampling ( more in my galleries ).
    Best,
    Angus

    P1000854_lzn.
    DMC-G1    ---    20mm    f/3.5    1/1600s   

    P1000865_lzn.
    DMC-G1    ---    20mm    f/3.5    1/2500s   

    P1000866_lzn.
    DMC-G1    ---    20mm    f/2.0    1/15s   

    P1000876_lzn.
    DMC-G1    ---    20mm    f/3.2    1/2500s   

    P1000889_lzn.
    DMC-G1    ---    20mm    f/3.5    1/400s   

    P1000886_lzn.
    DMC-G1    ---    20mm    f/2.0    1/1600s   
     
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  2. ZephyrZ33

    ZephyrZ33 Mu-43 Top Veteran

    685
    Nov 18, 2010
    Southern California
    Congrats...

    I don't think I would be into this camera format (or into cameras again in general) if it wasn't for the 20mm. It's light, it's small and it's fast...especially for indoor low-light situations. Have fun with your's.
     
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  3. Danny_Two

    Danny_Two Mu-43 Regular

    182
    Oct 30, 2010
    London
    I rarely take the 20mm of my G1, I try and use the 9-18 more but I always end up back with the 20, it can't be beaten at street level, imo.
     
  4. Bill Gordon

    Bill Gordon Mu-43 Top Veteran

    Hi Gus...I am amazed at the DOF considering they were shot at f3.5 (the exterior shots) so yes, it appears to be a good choice. Thanks for posting and I am so familiar with all the locations....great city isn't it!!
     
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